Emerald Fields Youth Hostel

Via Poliziano 1, Florence, Tuscany, 50 100, Italy | Hostel
Prices starting from $58.00

Travel Blogs from Florence

Italy unified! Corri la Vita! 2011

A travel blog entry by yendor


... in an old fortress/prison. Today it was free and still no line up when we got there (9:30-ish). The inside courtyard was just lovely and very peaceful especially after criss-crossing streets filled with some sort of walk/run in celebration of Italy's 150th anniversary of unification.

The Bargello was a quick attraction and so we decided to add tomorrow's activity right away: the Galileo ...

Florence and a day of rest

A travel blog entry by brentjfernandez


... most the night was a good idea not only to save on lodging costs for the night but to not miss anything by traveling during the day.

While aboard our train to Florence we met a really cool girl Alex from Orlando. Alex is studying in Spain and is on a weeklong Italy trip. We chatted with her for a long time and she decided to join us to Florence and stay the next few days in our group that has now grown to 5. We arrived to our hostel, which ...

Day trip to the Tuscan countryside

A travel blog entry by pageckraker


... of course, we tried gelato there, since it was so hot. After a quick walk around the time, we got on the buses for the wine region, and the S’ant Appiano wine company, a small, family-run business that makes and bottles their own wine and organic spreads. After a quick tour of the wine cellars and a view of their olive garden, we were able to taste 3 of their wines and one of their home-made spreads. The wine was delicious, and we were ...

A Day in South Eastern Tuscany

A travel blog entry by alanjgreenhalgh

Sabrina and I met Lidia at the store early Sunday morning, and off we went to our first destination, Arrezo for the work of Piero della Francesca in the Church of San Francesco. Along the way we passed marvelous Tuscan scenery while Lidia and Sabrina gabbed away in Italian, frequently referring to someone named Louie. I showed my almost total ignorance of the language by finally asking Lidia, who this guy Louie was that they keep talking about. She said not ...

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